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Gassen Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places so named in Bavaria, Hessen, Rhineland, Brandenburg.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Kassen, Rossen, Jessen, Essen, Kassel, Nessen, Gasser, Gayden, Gansen

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Gassen Family Origin

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Gassen Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    22%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Grocer

    11%

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In 1880, the most common Gassen occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Gassen's were Laborers. Laborer, Butcher and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gassen. A less common occupation for the Gassen family was Grocer.

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Gassen Historical Records

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Gassen Life Expectancy

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